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Technical Writer Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

The average pay for a Technical Writer in Atlanta, Georgia is $53,772 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
$35,433 - $74,109
(Median)
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54K
65K
74K
MEDIAN: $53,772
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$15.26 - $40.71
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$35,433 - $74,109  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,099  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,381 - $80,571  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 80
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.26 - $40.71  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,099  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$35,381 - $80,571  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Writer in Atlanta, Georgia

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Technical Writer in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%


Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$57,000


Skills That Affect Technical Writer in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 7%

HTML
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 4%

RoboHelp
up arrow 3%

Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Adobe Acrobat
up arrow 2%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 1%

National Average
$57,000

Editing
up arrow 2%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 13%